Tag Archives: disciple making

“Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ.” 1 Corinthians 11:1 The most common term used by the world to describe people of the Christian faith is the word, “Christian.” Jesus never used that term to describe His followers. In fact, it is surprising to many to learn that the term “Christian” is used […]

“Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ.” 1 Corinthians 11:1 When you read about the life of Jesus it is clear that He came to earth for one purpose – to make disciples. When He left planet earth He gave His followers one job – to make more disciples. This should tell us […]

“…Teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Matthew 28:20 Conversion and baptism is not where disciple-making ends, but rather where it begins. In fact, it might be fitting to call the Church the “graduate school” of Christianity, because a […]

“…Baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.” Matthew 28:19 I find it interesting that Jesus barely got the words, “make disciples,” out of His mouth before He spoke of baptism. This shows us that Jesus fully expected that the first step of a new follower […]

“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations…” Matthew 28:19 “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Me.” These were the words Jesus spoke before giving His final command to His followers. For 33 years He had willingly humbled Himself in order to make a way for sinners to be right […]